Red or Blue? Election Resources to Help You This Season

September 15, 2016

The presidential election will be here before we know it! Even though Election Day is November 8, there are many current events that will take place between now and then that will undoubtedly create an opportunity for teaching and learning in your classroom. To help with that, we have compiled a list of resources that will get your students talking and writing about this important aspect of government. 

The Writing Process: Working Collaboratively

December 14, 2015

The writing process does not happen in a vacuum. In order to improve writing skills, it is important for students to receive feedback and opportunities for revision. This is the belief behind PEG Writing. As soon as students submit an essay, they receive feedback and use it to revise their work. Once they are ready to share their work, students can also request reviews from peers or ask questions of their teachers. These features foster a collaborative environment in the classroom.
 

Did You Know...? Getting More Out of PEG Writing

October 6, 2015

If you’re a PEG Writing user, you know that one of the benefits of using the program is its flexibility in the classroom. As we mentioned in our last post, you can incorporate PEG Writing into any technology scenario.
Getting More Out Of PEG Writing

 

But did you also know that you can use PEG Writing even when you’re not in the classroom?

Prevent the Summer Slide!

May 18, 2015

Prevent the summer slide with PEG WritingWarmer weather and longer days...

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Resource Roundup: Prompt Development

December 3, 2014

Creating engaging prompts and writing topics for students can be exciting, especially when you can see the wheels start to turn as they formulate a response. But sometimes you can get writer's block even when trying to create your prompts! Use this week's resources to spark some of your prompt development.

Resource Roundup: Encouraging Writing Over the Holidays

November 26, 2014

The holidays are an important time to remind your students to keep writing!

Resource Roundup: Thanksgiving

November 19, 2014

It's hard to believe that next week is Thanksgiving! Use this week's resources to incorporate this holiday into the classroom.